14 Panthers recognized for work in the classroom
PLYMOUTH, N.H. – Fourteen members of the Plymouth State University men's ice hockey program were among those honored by the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) with selection to the league's Winter 2018 All-Academic Team.
Student-athletes that compete in championship varsity sports during the course of the winter athletic season and have achieved a 3.20 cumulative or semester-based grade point average during the semester are eligible for selection to the team.
Plymouth State University is an affiliate member of the MASCAC in the sports of football and men's ice hockey.
PSU finished the season with a 19-5-2 record while winning its sixth regular season MASCAC title in seven years. The top-seeded Panthers were upset in the semifinal round of the MASCAC Tournament by fourth-seeded University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.
A list of the PSU student-athletes to earn recognition is included below. The complete MASCAC release is available at www.mascac.com.
|Student-Athlete||Class||Major||Hometown / Previous Organization|
|Henrik Axelson||Fr.||Finance||Danderyd, Sweden / Ogden Mustangs|
|JR Barone||Fr.||Business Administration||West Chester, Pa. / Philadelphia Jr. Flyers|
|Victor Bergstrom||So.||Business Management||Angelholm, Sweden / Aston Rebels|
|Quinn Carroll||Jr.||Accounting||Amherst, N.H. / Lone Star Brahmas|
|Cole Crawford||Fr.||Business Administration||Alpharetta, Ga. / Boston Bandits|
|Jake Gerbner||Fr.||Finance||Havertown, Pa. / Kindersley Klippers|
|Christian La Croix||Fr.||Criminal Justice||Northford, Conn. / CT Oilers|
|Tim Larocque||So.||Business Administration||Middleboro, Mass. / Boston Bandits|
|Peter Laviolette||Fr.||Sports Management||Nashville, Tenn. / Proctor Academy|
|Drake Longaker||So.||Business Administration||San Jose, Calif. / Northern Cyclones|
|Thierry Messervier||So.||Accounting||Montreal, Que. / Cumberland Grads|
|Caleb O'Brien||Sr.||Finance||Saginaw, Mich. / Corpus Christi Ice Rays|
|Andreas Pettersson||So.||Business Administration||Trollhattan, Sweden / Ogden Mustangs|
|Ryan Stevens||Jr.||Business Administration||Colleyville, Texas / Dubuque Fighting Saints|
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